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Facebook updated a blog post and said the number of unencrypted Instagram user passwords was in the ‘millions’ not its previous estimate of ‘tens of thousands’

Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images Facebook has stored millions of Instagram users’ passwords in an unencrypted format easily readable by its employees for years. The news came on Thursday by way of an update to an existing company blog post, which in March, announced that unencrypted passwords for hundreds of millions of Facebook and Facebook […]

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Hacker discovers a MacOS exploit that is able to access system passwords

Security researcher Linus Henze recently uncovered a vulnerability within MacOS Mojave that allows an unauthorized application to steal passwords from both your Mac’s ‘login’ and ‘system’ Keychains. As macOS’ password management system, Keychain has been implemented since Mac OS 8.6, keeping user’s most important data safe and secure; however, as of late it doesn’t seem to […]